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ERIC Number: EJ881306
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
ISSN: ISSN-1052-2158
Partnering with Professionals: Family-Centered Care from the Parent Perspective
Goldfarb, Fran D.; Devine, KimLori; Yingling, Jacalyn T.; Hill, Antoinette; Moss, Jan; Ogburn, Elaine Shurie; Roberts, Ruth J.; Smith, Mark A.; Pariseau, Crystal
Journal of Family Social Work, v13 n2 p91-99 2010
It has different names; in health care it is referred to as "family centered," in mental health, "family driven," and in social work, "relationship based." Regardless of the name, all of these concepts share the same core principle that professionals intentionally partner with families: seeking family input, viewing the family as the primary expert on the child, and responding to family concerns in a strengths-based manner that incorporates the philosophical, cultural, and unique needs of the family and individual.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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